Gruberia calkinsi   Beltran,  1933 (Ciliata)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ciliophora
Class: Heterotrichea
Order:Heterotrichida
Family:Spirostomidae

Description
Size: 310.5-351.9 µm x 64.2-80.7 µm

Body elongated. slightly contractile with drawn out posterior end; peristome extending posterior half of the body; moniliform macronucleus with many micronuclei, contractile vacuoles many and distributed all over the body.


Synonym (s)
Gruberia calkinsi Beltran, 1933

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Barkul INDIA (Record: 21/02/1969)
• Orissa, Satpara INDIA (Record: 12/6/1969)
• Orissa INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Das, AK (1995) Protozoa Wetland ecosystem series 1: Fauna of chilka lake ZSI, Calcutta 137-209 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2012-02-03

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